WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. â€“ The Lycoming CollegeÂ Office of AdmissionsÂ andÂ Financial AidÂ is collecting toys for the Lycoming County Toys for Tots campaign. This is the 13th consecutive year Lycoming has participated in the program.
When the College began accepting donations in 1999, it received a total of 33 toys. Last year, the admission office collected more than 730 items for the local Marine Corps Reserve, which distributed the toys to less fortunate children in the Williamsport area.
Donations may be dropped at the Drum Admissions House, on the corner of Washington Boulevard and College Place, from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, through Dec. 17.
Lycoming College is a four-year residential liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., the College fosters academic rigor, a supportive faculty and successful student outcomes. It offers 36 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 educational institution by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1812, Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.